verb (used without object), a·pol·o·gized, a·pol·o·giz·ing.
Related formsa·pol·o·giz·er, nounre·a·pol·o·gize, verb (used with object), re·a·pol·o·gized, re·a·pol·o·giz·ing.un·a·pol·o·giz·ing, noun
Examples from the Web for apologising
A tall slim young woman came running downstairs, explaining and apologising.Niece Catherine|Mary Hampden
Apologising for your clumsiness, request some one to replace the coins on your nails, saying you will have another try.More Conjuring|Hercat
Violet received him in about twenty minutes, apologising for her charming tea-gown, on the ground of being somewhat seedy.His Lordship's Leopard|David Dwight Wells
He felt that he was taking an unreasoning dislike for the apologising Thomas, so anxious to ingratiate himself.Mrs. Vanderstein's jewels|Mrs. Charles Bryce
Laughing and apologising, she implored Poppy to give a glance at the back of her gown to see if it was all right.Poppy|Cynthia Stockley